African Plant Database

Kniphofia uvaria (L.) Oken
Family : Asphodelaceae
Information on the genus : Kniphofia
Basionym : Aloe uvaria L.
Status for SA : accepted (present)
Synonym(s) Homotypic
 Veltheimia uvaria (L.) Willd. (1799)
 Aloe uvaria L.
 Aletris uvaria (L.) L.
 Tritoma uvaria (L.) Ker Gawl.
 Tritomanthe uvaria (L.) Link
 Triclissa uvaria (L.) Salisb.
 Tritomium uvaria (L.) Link
Synonym(s) Heterotypic
=Aloe longifolia Lam.
=Aloe rigida Salisb.
=Kniphofia aloöides Moench
=Kniphofia bachmannii Baker
=Tritomanthe burchellii (Lindl.) Steud.
=Tritoma burchellii Lindl.
=Kniphofia burchellii (Lindl.) Kunth (1843)
=Kniphofia occidentalis A. Berger
=Kniphofia odorata Heynh.
=*Kniphofia patersoniae Schönland (1919)
Ecology and distribution
South. Afr.
Biol./Eco : perennial-Herb- Ht up to 1.2 m. Alt: 15 - 2285 m. Distribution: NC, WC

Bibliography for Southern Africa :
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 2: t.47 (1922).
  • Fl. Pl. South Africa 33: t.1289 (1959).
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see under The Euro-Mediterranean Plant Base
see under African Plants - a Photo Guide
carte afrique num 40475
Record n°40475
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